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Coulthard Park, Cleadon Village

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Grey sqirrel, Coulthard Park, Cleadon Village, South Shields

Grey Squirrel

He may look reddish but I’m pretty sure he’s a grey. I found hi, under a tree in Coulthard Park in Cleadon Village near South Shields in a spot known locally as “Bluebell Wood”.

I’ve seen squirrels here before but they had a habit of running off just as soon as I raised the camera to the eye, not this time, he was too busy eating!

Camera details; Pentax K100D, 450mm lens, 1/250 second, f5.6, iso 200


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Written by curly

September 10, 2008 at 12:01 am

Posted in Animals, Colour, Parks, South Shields

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  1. I like the contrast of the colours! That’s a beautiful squirrel, good shot!


    September 10, 2008 at 1:37 am

  2. Nice picture, the large one almost looks like a painting, and I mean that in a positive way 🙂
    Nice color contrast. Well done.


    September 10, 2008 at 3:22 am

  3. What a cutie! You did well to catch him – wildlife runs away from my camera!


    September 11, 2008 at 1:51 am

  4. […] there are squirrels in the West Park, I keep looking but have never seen them, I do know we have squirrels in Coulthard Park, Cleadon Village because I’ve photographed them in the […]

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